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3.3 The Log

With the help of the Log you will find out whether a file has been changed or if it has been deleted. The Log will also show the drives on which the backups are stored.

  • Attention, a backup will always contain the complete content of a folder or drive. The Log instead will only show changes compared to the previous backup.
  • Beginning with Vista™, Windows® uses aliases for certain folders. The Documents folder e.g. is displayed as Dokumente in the German version of Windows®. The Log instead will show the real name which is Documents.

The Log can be viewed at any time during a backup by clicking on the = button. Here is annotated example:

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